Yi’s main research and teaching interests include business analytics and statistical analytics methods, mathematical modelling and optimisation of a variety of problems in transportation (e.g. vehicle routing, service network design in intermodal transportation, shortest path, transport planning), staff rostering and omni-channel retailing by using mathematical programming, heuristics and meta-heuristics and multi-objective methods.
Research Student Supervision InterestsArtificial Intelligence Solutions for Green Freight Transportation and Vehicle Routing; Artificial Intelligence Solutions for Home Healthcare Planning
PhD, Management Science, University of Southampton
Fellow Higher Education Academy , FHEA28 May 2019 -